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Pair of women's shoes

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Red crepe uppers trimmed with silvered leather; open cross banded vamps; T-straps with diamond paste steel buckles; open shanks. Bulb toes. Leather soles. Red crepe French heels. Gray leather insole and lining marked "Thayer McNeill Company, Boston, Brookline, Wellesley" (R) and...

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Provenance

Made for Thayer McNeil Company, Boston. Accepted as apparatus in 1963.

Credit Line

Source unidentified

American, 1950–55

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

13.6 x 7.6 x 23.2 cm (5 3/8 x 3 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1979.83a-b

Medium or Technique

Synthetic or silk crepe and silvered leather with steel and diamond paste buckles

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes